Elon Musk Responds To Tucker Carlson's Interview With Argentina's Potential 'Next President': 'Interesting'
Benzinga · 09/15 04:05

Elon Musk expressed his interest in the potential next president of Argentina, Javier Milei who was recently interviewed by ex-Fox News presenter Tucker Carlson.

What Happened: The Tesla CEO took to X, earlier known as Twitter, to share his interest in Carlson’s interview with Milei, a pivotal figure in Argentina’s political and economic spheres, calling it “interesting.”

Carlson, who is currently in Argentina, shed light on Millei’s political stance and vision for Argentina. The interview touched base on pressing topics such as inflation in Argentina, views on the U.S. and Donald Trump, climate change, China, violent protests and more.

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Why It Matters: Milei is a rising political and economic influence in Argentina. Born in Buenos Aires in 1970, Milei’s libertarian views have both attracted admiration and stirred controversy across the nation. He recently received the highest number of votes in the presidential primary elections held on Aug. 13, making him a strong contender for the country’s presidency.

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